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Old 12-24-2008, 02:28 PM   #1
Greebstreebling
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Smile accessing a parallel port from python


Dear All - I am new to python but did a bit of VB a few years back. I have a stepper motor controller which I need to address via the parallel port.

I have constructed a form with a few buttons etc on it and need to send a byte to the port, so my thought is to write some code for the click event of a button. I think I will need to use the 'Pyparallel' library in order to do this. Does anyone know the syntax to use?

Many thanks
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Old 12-25-2008, 03:33 AM   #2
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I too am new to python so I can not be of much help, but I did come across some examples, untested;
http://coding.derkeiler.com/Archive/.../msg01462.html
http://dwabbott.com/wiki/?q=node/8
 
  


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